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Automation for Bulk Material Processes
Apex Grainterock Case Study
Graniterock’s A.R. Wilson Quarry has been in operation for 117 years, having gotten its start with picks and shovels along the rail line. Through rail and trucking, the material is shipped out in...
Pan Pacific Cement Apex Case Studies
Pan Pacific Cement, a subsidiary of the Caillier Investment Group, was looking for a system that could expedite the ticketing process for a high volume of truck traffic at a facility with an...
Graniterock Achieves Excellence with Apex
A.R. Wilson Quarry is one of the largest quarries in the Western United States, and they realized that their legacy systems weren’t providing the visibility that they required during their...
Ticketing Proof Holds Substantial Weight
Apex technology is specific to the needs of bulk materials suppliers. The dispatch software helps to meet the rising demands of the modern customer and powerful insights link trading partners...
Streamlining Logistics = BIG Improvement Opportunities – For Your Customers and Your Reputation
With a vast amount of infrastructure growth, we are seeing the need to do more with less. Aggregate companies that have intelligent systems and technology backbones in place have reaped benefits...
"Simplifying Dispatch" Featured in Pit & Quarry Magazine
One of the major differentiators of Midwest Concrete is that they embrace new technology, continuously reinvesting in their company with the latest equipment to solve their problems, keep quality at i
How to Improve the Safety Culture at Your Aggregate Quarry Site
As an industry, we’re doing a better job of keeping workers safe on the job site, all of which supports better morale and our bottom line. But how can we rein in the injuries that the...
Midwest Concrete Materials Quote
With Apex, we have instant visibility of our assets including their location & the progress of each job they’re assigned. -Chris Eichman - VP - Midwest Concrete Materials
FTC Aggregate Supply Ensures Customer Success with Fleet Management
FTC Aggregate Supply just recently celebrated their 15th anniversary, and according to this article in Concrete Products, they celebrated with a bang! They enlisted The Pete Store and J&J Bodies to...
"Technology is a Game Changer" Featured in World Cement Magazine
Digitalization is a common theme that has created a lot of chatter in the industry lately. Today, digitalization enables the automation and integration of discrete steps of a complex supply chain...
How Can Businesses in the Cement Industry Drive Higher Revenues and Compete Effectively? By Streamlining Operations
Many of us have a saying that rings true when it comes to our workflows: "time is money." A small business can achieve several financial and operational advantages from streamlining operations. You ca
Stepping in to the Future With Digital Innovations
Digitalization enables the automation and integration of discrete steps of a complex supply chain. Cement producers are realizing incredible benefits by combining these digital innovations with...
If It’s Not Broken, Why Fix It? – Realizing the Room for Improvement in Bulk Material Operations
Without even realizing it, many of us waste time during the workday. Out-of-date methods and manual processes tie up time, efforts, and budgets. Many tasks could be easily automated and further...
APEX Auto ID Experience and Value – Graniterock
Allen Bryant – with Graniterock company – presents an overview of their implementation of APEX Audio ID.
Simplifying Business Processes to Amplify Your Future
Dispatch & Delivery: Automation Through APEX
Over the years, numerous articles have been written that discuss, in great detail, the new innovations to cement plant processes: conserving fuel, using alternate fuels, new additives, etc...
Graniterock's A.R. Wilson Quarry Highlighted
Graniterock has been a Command Alkon customer since their implementation of our Apex solution in 2014. At the A.R. Wilson Quarry, nearly every Apex automation option available is used.
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